Julie O’Neill at the site in College Park, Blanchardstown. When it is completed, Alexion will have invested €508 million in the State. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

It’s been a long day already, but, with a quick sip of a soft drink, Julie O’Neill gets stuck in. Earlier in the day, O’Neill had announced a €450 mil(...)

Julie O’Neill of Alexion Pharmaceuticals: “I don’t think we are at a stage in the economic recovery where businesses in any sense can afford to give those level of pay cuts [back].” Photograph: The Irish Times

Ireland’s economy is not yet sufficiently recovered to consider reversing cuts in pay imposed during the years of austerity, according to a former pre(...)

Alexion, which makes Soliris, one of the world’s most expensive drugs, is to invest a further € 450 million to extend its Dublin facility over the next four years.

Biopharma group Alexion has announced plans for a major expansion of its Irish business.Alexion, which is still building the first page of its planne(...)

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys who appointed  John McNulty to the board of the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Kilmainham. Photograph: The Irish Times

John McNulty has a lot going for him. He is a 37-year old businessman with a filling station and shop in Kilcar in South West Donegal. In addition (...)

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School will host a lecture series on the business of biotechnology on October 14th

On October 14th, the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School will play host to the Laurence Crowley lecture series on the business of biotechnolo(...)

There will be more talk of a post- Michael O’Leary  Ryanair. Photograph:  Gerard Julien/AFP/Getty Images

Ryanair’s announcement yesterday that finance chief Howard Millar is leaving later this year means two familiar faces will have gone from the airline’(...)

Alexion, which recently hired  Julie O’Neill (above) to head its Irish business, is looking to build a five-storey office block on a 16.8 hectare site in Blanchardstown, in west Dublin.

Ultra-rare disease specialist Alexion has submitted an application for a proposed headquarters in College Park in Blanchardstown, in west Dubli(...)

Julie O’Neill: new role as general manager at Alexion Pharma Ireland Trading and as senior vice-president of global manufacturing operations.

US biopharma group Alexion has named industry veteran Julie O’Neill as general manager of its recently announced Irish operation.Ms O’Neill moves from(...)

Permanent TSB is “refreshing” its board. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Permanent TSB has announced two new non-executive directors. Julie O’Neill is a former secretary general of the Department of Transport and since 200(...)

Julie O’Neill is an associate with McDowell Purcell Solicitors

Before the dawn of Web 2.0, Norman Cook’s top three hit encouraged us to Turn On, Tune In, Cop Out. Fast forward to 2013 and the latter is no longer a(...)